Escape from the mundane at Sri Lanka’s only Relais & Chateaux resort. Learn all about the art of Ceylon Tea with our Tea Planter in Residence. Together with tea-infused cuisine, tea based spa treatments and trekking trails that traverse tea-blanketed hills, you can literally lose yourself in tea. You will leave Tea Trails with a newly found appreciation of this wonder herb “Camellia Sinensis” & the terroir of Ceylon Tea. Take a complimentary nature walk or bike ride in the cool highland climate with our Naturalist. Savour an upgrade from a Luxury Room to a Garden Suite with private garden, subject to availability at time of booking.

Terms & Conditions

  • Offer valid 16 April–31 July 2013  &  1 September-31 October 2013.
  • Enjoy an upgrade from a Luxury Room to a Garden Suite with private garden, subject to availability at time of booking
  • Valid for new bookings only

Booking Period

13/05/2013 to 31/10/2013

Tea Trails Information

Location & Getting There

Smack in the middle of Sri Lanka's stunning Hill Country, Tea Trails bungalow resort is located a 3-4 hours drive away from Bandaranaike International Airport of Colombo.


The resort consists of 4 bungalows housing 21 rooms and suites in total. Norwood Bungalow commands fine views of the Bogawantalawa valley from its oversized suites, each with a four-poster bed and elegant bathroom. Tientsin Bungalow has rooms that open onto English gardens and boast panoramic views of the tea-carpeted mountains. Castlereagh Bungalow features rooms with open fireplaces, dining and drawing rooms that offer tantalising views across the lake. Summerville Bungalow hosts suites which open to private gardens and have access to cosy lounges, with magnificent views of the lake and tea planted mountains in a distance.


- Swimming pool
- Spa
- Library
- Sun deck
- Croquet lawn
- Tennis courts
- Dining: 1 restaurant


Guests are free to explore the life on a working tea estate, play croquet on the lawn, discover the World Heritage Horton Plains National Park, take a walk through lush tea fields and visit old tea factories to learn about the art of Ceylon Tea. Scenic hikes, mountain biking and white water rafting are other activities in which guests can engage.


Children are welcome but there are no specific facilities available.

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